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FC: A fun and nutritious recipe is included inside! | The importance of a Nutritious Diet and how the Digestive System works
1: Life brings simple pleasures to us every day. It is up to us to make them wonderful memories. CathyAllen | The process of digesting food starts with the mouth. Food is broken down by the process of chewing and by the salivary enzymes . Quick Fact: Drinking large amounts of soda and juice rots the enamel on teeth.
2: The esophagus carries food to the stomach to be digested. The esophagus is a"tube" that runs from the mouth to the stomach. Once food is swallowed in the esophagus the stomach makes gastric acid to digest it. Quick Fact: Food that is not fully digested in the stomach is called chyme.
4: Upon leaving the stomach food enters the small intestine. pancreatic enzymes, and other digestive enzymes break food down. Quick fact: Ice cream is very hard to digest and doesn't breakdown easily.
6: All things grow better with love.
7: Quick Fact: Nutritious foods that are easy to digest are as follows: Cooked Vegetables Bananas and mushrooms! When you reach the final stage of digestion where the large intestine is these nutritious foods are easy to digest.
8: Try this healthy recipe with parents! Blueberry Panacakes c. flour 1 tbsp. sugar 1 tsp. baking powder tsp. salt 1 tbsp. margarine 1 egg c. milk c. blueberries, washed and drained extra margarine for the pan
20: A family is pieced together with hope and faith. A family is quilted and bound with love and grace.